American Sociological Association

Doctorates Awarded in Sociology, by Gender

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Notes: Uses the field "Academic Discipline, Detailed (standardized): Sociology" and the NSF population of institutions. This chart includes doctorates awarded in two subfields, sociology and demography/population studies, that cannot be separated in the available data. Percent calculated for those whose gender is known.

Last updated February 12, 2019


NSF Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED)/Doctorate Records File. Obtained from WebCASPAR, Years 2006-2016 from SED Tabulation Engine.


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